Voncile Drye during her centenarian years.
|Birth:||24 April 1907|
Okaloosa, Florida, USA
111 years, 119 days
Voncile Althena Drye (born 24 April 1907) is an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She is one of the oldest known living people in Florida, USA.
Voncile Drye was born on 24 April 1907 in Okaloosa, Florida, USA to parents William and Missie Drye. She was the eldest of the couple’s eight children. In the 1940s, she moved to Tampa, Florida. She worked in Morrison’s Cafeteria and Jack Pendola’s Men’s Apparel until her retirement.
Voncile had a son who passed away in 2007. Until 2013, she lived in her own home and did yard work often. In 2013, she moved into an assisted living facility. As of her 110th birthday, she has six grandchildren. She can still walk, albeit with the aid of a walking frame. Voncile is affectionately known as “Mother Drye”.
Voncile Drye currently lives in Tampa, Florida, USA, at the age of 111 years, 119 days.